Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Upcoming Programs:


5/25-Memorial Day Singers


6/1-Winona Lake Town Update/Craig Allebach

6/8-Avionics Class/WCHS Eric Coburn

6/15-Warsaw Rugby Club/Trevor Cracknel & Mark Maruso

6/22-Celebrate Recovery/Loren Eiker


Call To Order @ 7:00am.

Invocation by:  Tracy Furnivall.

Greeters:      Mitch Goon & Joel Wihebrink.

114 Members & Guests:       

  1. Erin Rowland, Jo Paczkowski, and Mark Newsom-guests of Jill Boggs and Program.
  2. Dylan Paarlberg-guest of Bill Crane.
  3. Paul Helstern-guest of Brian Brauchla.
  4. Larry Bishop-Dick Helms.
  5. Warsaw Boys Golf Coach Ben Barkey and Team.

Birthdays:  Karen Kauffman, Trace Hansen, Ron Donkers, Craig Nayrocker, Jason Rich and Ron Chambers.  Happy Birthday!


Pam Galloway conducted:

2nd Reading—Paul Helstern-sponsored by Brian Brauchla.

Program: Jill Boggs from the Kosciusko County Convention and Visitors Bureau presented along with Mark Newsome.  A lot of information was shared on how tourism can help attract visitors and how those visitors can help generate more business for businesses.  We all need to partner together to help our county be an attraction! 


Committee Reports:

None this morning.

Optimist of the Month:  Travis McConnell


None this morning.

Sheriffs Report:  None this morning.

CEO Report:  None this week.

50/50: Jeff Owens won this morning!  Hey Jeff, want to do lunch?


None this morning.


  1. Next Week:  Memorial Day Singers.
  2. Thank You Guests & Speaker.
  3. Clean your tables, have an optimistic week.

Quote: “Surround yourself with people that reflect who you want to be and how you want to feel, energies are contagious.”   -Unknown.

Thanks and have an Optimist Week!